There are 2 main definitions of north country in English:

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north country 1

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

The northern part of a country, for example the part of England north of the River Humber.
Example sentences
  • I decided to dwell overnight in this capital of the north country at the camping site by the swimming pool and elementary school.
  • Dad would sing along, his eyes closed for ‘Girl from the North Country’, as though he were remembering some girl - or at least a trip to the north country.
  • Here in the north country, the darkest days are so dismally short.

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Line breaks: north coun|try

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There are 2 main definitions of north country in English:

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North Country 2

In New York State, areas north of the Mohawk and Hudson rivers that extend to the St. Lawrence Valley and Lake Ontario.

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Syllabification: North Coun·try

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